More Outdoor Camera & Accessory Reviews
Stay in focus with our digital photography equipment reviews. You'll discover a wide range of information on nature photography in these informative articles.
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Solutions: Storage On The Go
Portable drives give you a lot of options for keeping your images safe while traveling Today's DSLRs and mirrorless digital cameras provide the outdoor photographer with lots of megapixels for detailed landscapes and the ability to crop into shots of distant wildlife.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Solutions: Time For A New Bag
An old camera bag can create pictures spotted with dust. Is it time to clean or replace yours? Even the best-designed and best-built camera bags don't last forever, and the canary in the coal mine that tells you it's time for a replacement is lint.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Gadget Bag: Anatomy Of The Polarizer
What makes one polarizer different from another? Why do some 52mm polarizing filters cost nearly $200 and others less than $20? Maybe a better question is: Why do some photographers spend $200 for a polarizer when there are alternatives available for a fraction of that price?
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
In Focus: June 2012 Capture an epic vista or move in close to emphasize a foreground with help from a pair of Canon wide-angle lenses.
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Gadget Bag: DSLR Video Support
Gear to keep your camera steady when you’re shooting motion Having the ability to capture motion with your DSLR opens up the enticing world of video vignettes and clips of landscapes, wildlife and sports.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
In Focus: May 2012 The EF 24-70mm ƒ/2.8L II USM is the latest from Canon. A durable build with weather sealing makes it good for the outdoors, plus the lens is dust- and water-resistant.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Gadget Bag: Ballheads Deconstructed
See how this staple of nature photography works, plus how to choose the right one for you Most outdoor photographers use ballheads because they're ideal for landscape photography.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
In Focus: April 2012 When experimenting with high dynamic range, there's a fine line between creating an image that has more oomph and one that looks like a cartoon.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
In Focus: March 2012 Sometimes a camera phone is all you need, especially if it's the camera in the iPhone. Now you can step up your iPhone photography with the iPro Lens System from Schneider Optics.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Low-Cost Gear That Makes A Big Difference
Adding some simple and inexpensive accessories to your bag gives you a lot of options in the field It's always nice to get a new DSLR or lens, but while madly pursuing more megapixels and longer lenses, it's easy to forget that there are lots of far less expensive items that can improve your photos or photo-making experience.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Gadget Bag: Beyond The Tabletop
Ultracompact tripods are good for much more than point-and-shoot cameras Once considered an inevitably endangered species because of built-in image stabilization, tripods have emerged just as important as ever.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
In Focus: December 2011
Our annual look at products that the OP Editors found to be particularly interesting and useful for nature photographers Mirrorless cameras give nature photographers a compact body, a high-resolution image sensor and a choice of fine optics.
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